Hi, I need some advice on what to do with a pair of mokune game
rings. The rings are very soft, and become marred with small
scratches, and the occasional deep pit after a month or so of wear.
They are made from 22k/sterling silver, 19 layers, from reactive
I have read a few archived posts on age hardening, do you think that
this would work on these rings? Will the mokune texture be destroyed
by prolonged heating? Or, because they are soldered(hard silver
solder) shut, is this technique unavailable because of a required
Would I be better off attempting to work harden them, and then just
For personal reasons, I can't simply return these to the jeweller. I
would value any advice.